Late Nights, Bubbles, and Stranger Things!

Hey folks!  There’s some great stuff happening, especially in conjunction with our local museums and libraries, so make sure you check all that is going on this week.

As usual, if you know about an event I’ve missed, please feel free to share the info in the comments below. If you know about an upcoming event you’d like to see on the list, PM me the details/link and I’ll make sure it gets added. Also, check the Ongoing Events page and The Kid List for more ideas on how to have a good time in DFW this week!



‘Dunkirk’ at the Omni IMAX at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, July 21 – August 27.

Singin’ in the Rain at the Repertory Company Theatre, July 21 – 30.

Othello Samuell Grand Amphitheatre in Dallas, July 25 – 30.

In Watermelon Sugar at Hip Pocket Theater, July 21 – 30.


Free Week at the Granada.

Twelfth Night with National Theatre Live at the Magnolia at The Modern, July 19 – 22.

Once Upon a One Act at CJ’s Dance Studio, July 21 – 22.

Jodorowsky’s Endless Poetry at Texas Theatre, July 21 – 23.

‘The Hero’ film showings at the Magnolia at The Modern, July 21 – 22.

The DFW Boat Expo at the Dallas Market Hall, July 21 – 23.

Africa Day Celebration at the Dallas Arboretum, July 22 – 23.


‘The Silence of the Lambs’ is the midnight movie at the Inwood.

Two Roads: A Synesthesia of Poetry & Beer at Deep Vellum Books.

ArtFocus Collective Gallery Reception at North Haven Gardens.

Science On Tap: Bubble-ology at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History.

‘til Midnight at the Nasher Sculpture Center.

Late Night at the Dallas Museum of Art, this month is fashioned themed.

Pat Green at Lone Star Park.

Books on Tap: Stranger Things Pub Trivia at Dr. Jeckyll’s Beer Lab in Arlington/Pantego.

The Drifters at Levitt Pavilion in Arlington.

Slow Art at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.

‘The Lego Batman Movie’ at NRH2O Waterpark.


LAST CHANCE Mary Poppins at the Artisan Center Theater in Hurst, June 16 – July 22.

Journey Junkies Launch at Bitter Sisters Brewing Company.

Using Military Records as a Research Tool at the Fort Worth Library.

Brunch on Broadway: Annie at Alamo Drafthouse Cedars.

6-Pack Trail Bike Cruise & Craft Beer Tour starting at LUCK at Trinity Groves.

Fencing! at Dallas Heritage Village.

A Salute to All Things Harry Potter at the Fort Worth Library – COOL Library.

Hidden Gems: Topical Tour at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.

DFMFriends Cooking Class at the Dallas Farmers Market.

Beginning Hand Lettering at Wildflower Art Studio in Denton.

Rec the Park at Bear Creek Park in Keller.

Meet the Texas Airhogs at the Grand Prairie Farmers Market.

Pocket Prairies at North Haven Gardens.

Addison Summer Series at Beckert Park.

Moon Day 2017 at the Frontiers of Flight Museum.

Christmas in July Bar Crawl starting at High Fives in Dallas.

West Coast Swing Party at Studio 22.

Junior Brown at Levitt Pavillion in Arlington.

Preserving Family Memories Workshop at the Dallas Central Library.

Fascinating World of Butterflies at the Texas Discovery Gardens.

Legal Draft 1st Anniversary Bash at Legal Draft Brewing.

Two Years of Beer with Oak Highlands Brewery.

Rockin’ the River with Zac Wilkerson at Panther Island Pavilion.

World’s Largest Super Soaker Battle at Maverick Stadium in Arlington.

Bright All Night Pool Party at SISU Uptown Dallas.

‘Raiders of the Lost Ark’ at Texas Theatre.

Super Science Saturday! Star Gazing at the N.P. Sims Library in Waxahachie.

2017 Dallas Prom at The Quixotic World.


LAST CHANCE Sex with Strangers at Stage West Theatre, June 22 – July 23.

LAST CHANCE Finding Neverland at the Winspear Opera House, July 11 – 23.

LAST CHANCE The Wizard of Oz at the Art Centre Theatre, July 14 – 23.

Summer Sundaze – Decks in the Park Edition at the W Dallas – Victory Hotel.

‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’ is the midnight movie at the Inwood Theatre.

Sunday Funday at Panther Island Pavilion.

Why Would I Get an MFA in Creative Writing? A Roundtable Discussion at Deep Vellum Books.

Watercolor Sketchbook Workshop at North Haven Gardens.

The Vintage Pop-Up Shop at Our Urban Hippie in Grand Prairie.

‘Innerspace’ movie screening at Texas Theatre.

Shinyribs at Levitt Pavilion in Arlington.


NamaStay and Have a Drink at Jade & Clover.

Science of Spin: Yo-Yos at the Grand Prairie libraries.

Drum Corps International Dallas Competition at Lake Highlands High School.

Books & Brews: Norwegian Wood at Mudsmith.

Taking Back Sunday at Gas Monkey Live.

Fabulous Phenom Female Night at Uptown Theater in Grand Prairie.

3D Printing Basics – Makerspace at the Fort Worth Library – Northwest Branch.

Parenting The Strong Willed Child at the Fort Worth Library – Southwest Regional Branch.


Modern Interpretations at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. This is a program of ASL interpreted docent led tours.

Christmas in July in the Bishop Arts District.

A Selection from Doug Aitken: Electric Earth at the Magnolia @ the Modern.

Dallas Networking Social at TownHouse.

Randy Rogers & Wade Bowen Acoustic at the House of Blues Dallas.

Sounds of Lewisvile: Escape at Wayne Ferguson Plaza.

Tuesday Night Fights – Marvel v. Capcom 2 at Free Play Richardson.

‘Cat on a Hot Tin Roof’ at the Magnolia Theatre.

Word of Mouth at Checkered Past Winery.

DMA Arts & Letters Live: Lawrence Wright at the Dallas Museum of Art.

A Salute to All Things Harry Potter at the Fort Worth Library – Wedgwood Branch.

3D Design Basics – Panther Lab at the Fort Worth Library – Northwest Branch.

Los Fantasmas Ambulantes: Artist Roundtable at Fort Works Art.

Southern Antebellum Records at the Fort Worth Library.

Swing Dance Lessons at Southside Preservation Hall.


Writer’s Bloc: A Writing Workshop at Deep Vellum Books.

Arlington Public Library – Murder Mystery Night hosted at Savor Coffee Bar.

Yoga in the Plaza at Wayne Ferguson Plaza.

‘The Sandlot’ at Oak Highlands Brewery.

Studio Ghibli Fest: The Wind Rises at the Angelika Plano.


Sunset Cinema: ‘A League of Their Own’ at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.

Work of HeART: A Night of Art, Beauty, and Fashion at Samuel Lynne Galleries.

Superheroes & Princesses at the Hurst Public Library.

Ladies’ Night: Warlords at Free Play Richardson.

Studio Ghibli Fest: The Wind Rises at the Angelika Plano.


National Theatre Live: Peter Pan at the Magnolia @ The Modern, July 26 – 29.

Funky Flea Market at the Decatur Civic Center, July 28 – 29.

‘Cat Ballou’ is the midnight movie at the Inwood Theater, July 28 – 29.

‘The Journey’ screenings at the Magnolia @ the Modern, July 28 – 30.

Dallas Bridal Show at Dallas Market Hall, July 29 – 30.


Vans Warped Tour at the Starplex Pavilion.

Kimbell Social Club at the Kimbell Art Museum.

Commerce Street Night Market at Pike West Commerce.

Biennial: Origins in Geometry – Awards Presentation at the Museum of Geometric and Madi Art.

Swing in the Park + Social Dancing at Klyde Warren Park.

Texas Astronomical Society Meeting at UT Dallas Science Learning Center.

‘Moana’ at The Marq in Southlake.

‘Finding Dory’ at NRH2O Waterpark.


Goat Yoga at Texas Ale Project.

Sand Sculptors Extravaganza at Twin Points Park in Fort Worth.

Printmaking Workshop at the Dallas Museum of Art.

2017 Southwest Pole Championships at Dallas Children’s Theater.

Beginner Calligraphy Workshop at Lucy & Fay.

Classics Book Club – The Fall of the House of Usher at Rapscallion.

Rockin’ the River at Panther Island Pavilion.

A Salute to All Things Harry Potter at the Fort Worth Library.

‘Embrace’ screening at 3Tree Yoga.

Reunion Lawn Party at Reunion Tower.

Drum Circle at the Dallas Meditation Center.

Laser Tag Against the DFW Ghostbusters in Lewisville.

TRAP Karaoke: Dallas at House of Blues Dallas.

Addison Summer Series at Beckert Park.

Movies in the Park: ‘Moana’ at Haggard Park in Plano.

Weatherford Dive-In Theatre: ‘The Little Mermaid’ with Weatherford Parks & Rec.


LAST CHANCE The Bodyguard at The Music Hall @ Fair Park, July 18 – 30

Sunday Funday at Panther Island Pavilion.

JB Kustoms 2017 Lowrider Expo at Dallas Fair Park.

Painting Workshop with Wine: Van Gogh’s Road Menders at North Haven Gardens.

Root Beer Float Day at Legal Draft Beer Co.

JLA Cornhole Tournament at Division Brewing.

‘Fast Times at Ridgemont High at select theaters.

Pioneers of Modern Art: Piet Mondrian at the Kimbell Art Museum.


Have a great week, all!

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